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A cup of tea and a plate of buttered toast

The LS5 Club

Join us in the Abbey every Friday Morning from 18 Nov to 16 Dec for a free friendly drop-in session for older people.
A 19th century image of Park Row in Leeds

From town to city: building 19th Century Leeds

Come and join our curatorial team for an expert talk and an exclusive chance to look at our collection of ephemera relating to the built environment of 19th Century Leeds. Learn how this town grew through the industrial revolution to become a grand Victorian city.
A Victorian black mourning jacket from the Leeds Museums & Galleries collection

Death and Disease in 19th Century Leeds

Come and join one of our curatorial team for an expert talk exploring the topic of health, disease, death, and mourning in 19th Century Leeds.
Knitted dinosaur Christmas decorations

Museum Shop Sunday

Visit your local museum shop as part of Museum Shop Sunday.

Before Windrush: Black People in Leeds and Bradford, 1708-1948

Join our talk with historian Danny Friar, exploring the lives of people of African heritage who made Leeds and Bradford their home before the Windrush Generation.
A lady dressed as an elf taking part in Christmas crafts with a little boy wearing a santa suit

Relaxed Christmas at Temple Newsam

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Enjoy a relaxed Christmas visit and Santa session at Temple Newsam House for families with additional needs.